Barely There, Boudoir Slip Dresses

Boudoir slip dress olive green over black turtleneck

How to Wear a boudoir slip dress with layering

Boudoir olive slip dress worn with black blazer

Boudoir slip dress on red head with blazer and turtleneck

Boudoir slip dress street style on redhead

Boudoir slip dress over turtleneck with black blazer and bag

Boudoir slip dress olive worn over turtleneck on redhead Allison McNamara

Boudoir slip dress olive green Urban Outfitters

Boudoir slip dress with turtleneck

Olive green boudoir slip dress layered


The boudoir slip dress is as ’90s as it gets–but how to wear it without showing all your goodies?

I know I just wrote about a black slip dress last week, but I had to share another look. Instead of going for the classic black, midi-length slip dress that I’ve had on repeat, I decided to swap it out for something a bit more boudoir–a slip that’s sexier. Enter: the boudoir slip dress. But LBH, I’m pushing 30 and there is no way I am prancing around town in a barely-there boudoir slip dress without some sort of strategic layering. So, I tempered the look with a black turtleneck, and made it more business with a long blazer. read more

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Off-the-Shoulder Olive

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My week of olive continues! I’m really feeling the way it contrasts with my hair these days. First it was the army jacket, then the striped dress, and now this off-the-shoulder beauty. I recently discovered Australian designer Shona Joy and now I’m obsessed. She also designed this gorgeous blue striped dress I wore the other week, which is sadly already sold out, but she has lots of great pieces you should definitely check her out. 

You really can’t feel anything short of chic when you’re wearing something off-the-shoulder. As I’m sure you all know, off-the-shoulder and the open shoulder are two huge trends for summer. I’m going to let you in on a little secret… I am not crazy about my shoulders. So, this trend, at first, kind of bummed me out. I love the way it looks on other bloggers in my Instagram feed, but when it came to wearing a piece myself, I always felt self-conscious… that is, until I found Shona Joy dresses! The arms hit at the perfect spot, hiding any problem areas one might have. I also adore the draw string waist, because… what’s not to love? read more

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